Why join Sleep Cycle?
Do you want to help improve the health and lives of millions of people worldwide?
Sleep is one of the few things in life we can safely claim we all have in common. So fundamental to us all, that when we don’t get enough good quality sleep we struggle to function in all other aspects of life.
We were crowned one of the most innovative apps in 2016 by App Store and have been featured in CNN, BBC, Wired, The Guardian, New York Times and The Wall Street Journal.
As a result of a steady organic growth of product and team, Sleep Cycle has over 30 million downloads worldwide, with millions of active users and growing. Sleep Cycle is rated as the best sleep tracker on the market and we are now looking for people who can be a part of our next chapter, growing our product to the next level.
You will be joining a rapidly growing company who will provide a challenging and rewarding role with excellent career opportunities. We don’t have managers that manage managers, we have a flat hierarchy with clear lines of communication as we recognize that everyone has a key part to play in the success of the business.
We are very passionate about our product as sleep is something which affects every person - our mission is to improve global health by empowering people to sleep better.
Besides being part of influencing the wellbeing of others, you would get to work with solution oriented, forward thinking colleagues. We offer a good mix of diversity, an inclusive team dynamic and encouragement of bringing your ideas to the table.
We are looking for a product designer who can create and realize ideas and features for the continued success of Sleep Cycle. You are a hardworking designer with a genuine passion for UX and visual design. You are comfortable with everything in the product design spectrum with anything from user research, copywriting, wire-framing, prototyping, visual design, interaction design, and usability testing. However, you are especially good at creating product design and experiences that are easy to use and captivates the user.
It’s important that you are able to communicate your ideas in polished mockups as well as wireframes. You have genuine interest in usability, best practices and accessibility. You are keen to learn new things and are able to put yourself in other people’s shoes in order to make for example hand-offs to developers easier and more efficient. You think feedback is just a step in the process of getting something done and are no stranger to changing your work if it’s warranted. You’re also self-propelled and can see where your expertise can be helpful.
We believe that you have a couple of years of experience as a Product or UX Designer at a product company or as a consultant. We’re not especially concerned with titles but more in results. In your role you will be working with anything from large concepts one day to the next day be working on something smaller like making screenshots and assets for the app store.
You're good at:
- Communication verbally as well as in writing.
- Driving and idea from concept phase to finished product.
- Set design requirements based on information from internal teams and user research.
- Ability to collaborate with cross-functional team members.
- Facilitating workshops and design sprints.
- Taking a user centric approach, while still evaluating your impact with data.
- The whole Adobe Creative Cloud Suite but in particular, XD, Photoshop and Illustrator.
- 3+ years track record of proven successful product launches.
Awesome if you have:
- Experience working with Figma or similar tools.
- Worked with app development
- Experience from working with digital consumer products